Carter Brodhurst-Hill

10th February 2018 Sydney International Regatta Centre Oceania Championships & Grand Prix 2

DOB: 5/11/2001
  Currumbin, Gold Coast
Institute/Academy:  QAS
Club:  Varsity Lakes
Coach: Anna Wood
Nickname: Curry

  • How did you get into paddling?
    I went to watch the Youth Olympics in Sydney as my mum owned a sports magazine. We went to watch the slalom and I decided I wanted to do that. My mum said I had to start in flat water though and then I just fell in love with it.
  • What has been your biggest accomplishment in the sport so far?
    Making the Junior Australian team going to race in Bulgaria.
  • What keeps you busy outside of paddling?
    School keeps me very busy; I enjoy all the sciences, especially biology.
  • Who has been the greatest influence on your career? Definitely Jordan Wood.
  • How would your best friend describe you?
    Funny, smart, athletic, positive, outgoing, confident, committed, weird.
  • Do you have any superstitions before a race?
    I have to get my hair cut before each competition.
  • What is your favourite course to paddle on?
    Sydney, its just so smooth. Always a great tailwind.
  • Previous National Teams:
    2017 Olympic Hopes, 2018 Juniors.

Instagram: @Carterbrodhursthill & @theginjaninjas

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